COVID-19 Phishing Campaigns

The cyberthreats following in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic are not substantively different from the threats that security professionals have dealt with during other national or global calamities like the Indian Ocean tsunami, Amazon fires, floods, and hurricanes. Sophisticated cybercriminal, state-sponsored threat actors, and hacktivists have always taken advantage of widespread anxieties in times…

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Premier Retail & Hospitality Cybersecurity Event Accepting Speaker Submissions

WASHINGTON, D.C., March 13, 2020 — The Retail & Hospitality Information Sharing and Analysis Center (RH-ISAC) today announced that the call for speakers is now open for its 2020 RH-ISAC Cyber Intelligence Summit taking place September 15-16, 2020, at the Lansdowne Report & Spa. The 2020 RH-ISAC Summit is a two-day event that brings together more than 300…

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RSA 2020 Conference Recap: Unpacking the Human Element

This past Sunday, March 8, was International Women’s Day. All weekend, #IWD2020-related posts topped my social feeds. Two posts in particular stood out – one was shared by a fellow cybersecurity professional and features a picture of his daughter, a bright student still in high school, beaming as she shows off a t-shirt that she…

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Member and BoD Spotlight: Colin Anderson, Global CISO, Levi Strauss & Co.

Colin Anderson, global CISO at Levi Strauss & Co., has been with the Retail & Hospitality ISAC since the beginning in 2014, when he and a small group of retail and hospitality organizations came together to develop an intelligence sharing community. As the current RH-ISAC Board Chair, and an IT executive with more than 25…

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